The goal of the Religious Studies opportunity at St. Andrews is for students
to acquire awareness and critical understanding of the formative
religious traditions of people in a variety of cultures. Students will
become appreciatively critical of their own religious traditions and
engage in a process of formulating their own mature questions and
Classes in religious studies seek to develop a broad understanding of the historical and contemporary impact of religion as a phenomenon of human cultures. Disciplines and methodologies covered in this field include biblical interpretation, historical inquiry, and ethical and theological reflection.
What Distinguishes This St. Andrews Program: